Happy Songs About Unhappy Things

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Hammer Theatre Center, San Jose Sat, Mar 16 12:00 PM
There are no relationships as complicated, or rewarding, as the one between the art and the artist. These eight shorts explore the fields of music, dance, opera, painting, and more.
Film Info
Type of Film/Event:Short
Runtime (minutes):30
Original Language:English
Cast/Crew Info
Cast:Nikki Lynette
Dr. Willie Mae Jackson
Dr. Schnaude Dorizan
Jacinda Ratcliffe
Quimaya Sewell
Brenda Pennington
Terrance Morris Jr
Director:Nikki Lynette
Roger Ellis
Executive Producer:Ted Reilly
Kelly Waller. Mark Glassgow
Ira Antelis
Daryl Jones
Roger Ellis
Matt Hennessey
Chris Karabas
Nikki Lynette
Producer(s):Jamie Foxx
Datari Turner
Qadree Holmes
Jeff Snyder
Brannon Bowers
Screenwriter:Nikki Lynette
Cinematography:Patrick Lewtschayn
Music By:Nikki Lynette
Stephen "King Luck" Williams
Garrett Beelow
Editor:Matt Tarr


One in four people in the world will be affected by mental health issues in their lifetime. In Happy Songs About Unhappy Things, indie artist Nikki Lynette is urging us to confront the stigma in ways we never have before.